A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 383 km N of Saga, China (238 miles) on Friday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009ne4. Id of event: us70009ne4. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 13:44:50 / May 22, 2020 @ 1:44 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 85.4493° East, 32.78° North. The temblor was detected at 13:44:50 / 1:44 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 383 km N of Saga, China.
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